Illustration from

the story of Bayad and Riyad, 13th century

Vatican City, Bibliotheca Apostolica, manuscript Vaticano arabo 368 (riserva)

f. 22r. Image of Bayad together with the women in the house, while delivering the letter of Riyadh



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